The Other McCain

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LIVE AT FIVE: 07.16.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Israel Resumes Air Strikes On Gaza As Truce Deal Collapses Hamas attempt to play good cop/bad cop fails miserably Gaza residents call for peace as conflict roars on Top Hamas leader targeted as ceasefire collapses BRICs Set Up Bank To Counter Western Hold On Global Finances Branches to open […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.15.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Egypt Proposes Cease Fire For Israel, Hamas Proposal calls for ceasefire at 0900 local, reopening of border crossings, talks within 48 hours Hamas rejects cease-fire without truce Israel accepts Egyptian truce proposal Hamas Scores Own Goal Ukraine: Russian Army Officers Fighting Alongside Rebels NATO confirms Russian military buildup near […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.14.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS IDF To Palestinian Civilians In North Gaza: GTFO IDF commandos destroy rocket launching site; civilians warned to evacuate “for their own safety” Palestinian-Americans, other dual citizens fleeing Gaza in droves IDF shells Lebanon after cross-border rocket attack Ukrainian Forces Close In On Lugansk Russia warns of “irreversible consequences” after […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.11.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Obama Offers To Broker Gaza Ceasefire Palestinians claim most of the dead and injured are civilians Rocket fire from Lebanon joins barrage from Gaza Turkish PM Erdogan says Gaza offensive threatens rapprochement Gov. Perry To Obama: Send Guard To Border Now Criticizes President for not visiting border Even Texas […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.10.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Israeli Drones Hunt Hamas As Terrorist Rockets Strike Deeper In Israel PGM strikes kill more jihadi leaders, but collateral damage deaths among civilians still high Uttar Pradesh Hero Amit Shah Named BJP President Expected to take the party to greater success Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Sentenced To […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.09.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Israel Launches Gaza Offensive As Hamas Continues Rocket Barrage Despite reserve callup, Israel sees ground offensive as last resort Ukraine Moves On Separatists While Russia Stands Aside Ukrainian forces surround Donetsk, Lugansk; Russian FM Lavrov calls for cease-fire Abdullah Abdullah Stops Short Walks up to brink of forming parallel […]

LIVE AT FIVESIX: 07.08.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Israel Steps Up Anti-Terrorist Ops Against Hamas In Gaza Another ground invasion in the works? Pope Francis Meets Abuse Victims, Vows Zero Tolerance Bishops will be held accountable Japan PM Shinzo Abe Addresses Australian Parliament In English Apologizes for WWII, welcomes new era of free trade, security cooperation POLITICS […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.07.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Ukraine Retakes Two More Rebel-Held Cities Sieges of Luhansk, Donetsk to follow – does Kyiv have the momentum now? Morsi Trial Postponed Not enough evidence or witnesses? Netanyahu Pledges Justice In Murder Of Palestinian Teen Jewish extremists arrested in revenge killing POLITICS Homeland Security Secretary Dodges Questions About Deporting […]

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